Spanish Potato Salad - Ensaladilla
recipe for Spanish Potato Salad - Ensaladilla
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This is a very traditional tapas dish and is served
all over Spain. It is the most common tapa to be served
with a beer.
for Spanish Potato Salad
3 medium potatoes
150g fresh frozen peas
120g green beans
1 large carrot
1 small onion
1 small red pepper
2 tablespoons green olives
2 hard boiled eggs
1 medium tomato
1 tablespoon capers
For the dressing:
1 teaspoon French mustard
1 tablespoon lemon juice
to make Spanish Potato Salad
the potatoes and cut into chunks or thick slices.
Peel and dice the carrot. In a saucepan, cook the
potato and carrot until just tender. Then add the
peas and green beans to the same pan and cook for
a further 5 minutes until all the vegetables are done.
the vegetables and place in a large bowl or serving
and finely chop the onion, finely dice the pepper
and tomato and slice the hard boiled eggs.
the pepper, onion, eggs, capers, tomato and olives
to the other vegetables and mix together.
a dressing by mixing together the mayonnaise, mustard
and lemon juice in a separate bowl.
the dressing onto the salad a tablespoon at a time
and mix together, you don't want to overload the salad
with the mayonnaise dressing.
with a garnish of chopped parsley and ground black
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